Mar 31, 2007 · 1 minute read
So far, I’ve not been able to get packets to flow across the pf.conf interface. Better luck another day! I can see that they’re getting blocked immediately by rule0 but no way to work out what rule0 actually is.
Mar 28, 2007 · 1 minute read
As part of tidying up “all those damn cables” and making it possible to walk around the study, I’ve been replacing the long 10+m cables I’ve used over recent years with shorter cross-over cables. Some of the newer NICs support automatic detection of the cable type & you can freely use normal cables instead of cross-over without issues. My soekris box unfortunately doesn’t support this with its 3 onboard NICs. Anyway, once I’ve got the cross-overs in place, the 2 workhorses, sendai & continuity, are wired directly into the soekris.
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Mar 25, 2007 · 2 minute read
About 3 months ago, I was trying to get WP to run my whole site – but still allow access to existing pages. This seemed easy, using the new features of WP2.1 but I couldn’t seem to get the right apache magic. Recently, a few other people have had similar issues (check out WP support forums) and finally the last bits of the puzzle fell into place. It’s a mix of working with the chroot magic on OpenBSD and also correct settings for WP itself.
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